When a cucumber is taken from the vine let it be cut with a knife, leaving about an eighth of an inch of the cucumber on the stem, then slit the stem with the knife from its end to the vine leaving a small portion of the cucumber on each division and on each separate slip there will be a new cucumber as large as the first.
A Quick Seed-Saving Guide for Beginners tells you how to g ather, treat, and save the most common garden seeds.
A better way to grow strawberries and other more hanging fruits and berries is to use growing boxes or tubes elevated off of the ground. You can even grow them at waist or chest level for easier growing, tending and picking. No more rotting caused by laying upon the ground while developing!
How to grow tulip bulbs indoors : 1. fill cotainer 1/3 full with stones/marbles 2. place bulb pointed end up 3. add few more stones for bulb support dont cover bulb 4. fill with water to just the very base of the bulb no more so dont cause rot -make sure gets at least 6 hrs of sunlight a day.